Posted by: Ron DuBour | September 8, 2014

Revolution


Poesy plus Polemics

"Tsar Nicholas II" Portrait by Valentin Serov From auburn.edu “Tsar Nicholas II”
Portrait by Valentin Serov
From auburn.edu

Russian tea turned
from brown to red
in the Romanov
jasper demitasse
fragile with portent
in delicate cracks
much too subtle
for unfeeling fingers
of autocrat hands

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